Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $20 (1850-1907)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 1,230,000
Obverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Reverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 33.4400g
AGW: 0.9675oz
Melt Value: $1444.07 (10/14/2019)
Diameter: 34mm
Edge: Reeded
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1875 S $20 MS obverse 1875 S $20 MS reverse
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Last Updated: 10/11/2019

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1875 S $20 MS
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Base $ 1500 1525 1550 1820 1830 1830 1830 1830 2075 2450 2725 4500 12250 37000 - - 700000 - - -
$ - - - - - - - 5500 - 55000 - - - -

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 4643
Low Grade: VF
Average Grade: 55
High Grade: 67

The chart showing VF series, 40 series, 45 series, 50 series, 53 series, 55 series, 58 series, 60 series, 61 series, 62 series, 63 series, 64 series, 65 series, 66 series, 67 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 10/8/2019 1875 S $20 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base----10351851863567331732427777186102--1---4640
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---------23-463-------18
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Total----10351851863567351735427781192132--1---4658
 ----0 %1 %4 %4 %8 %16 %37 %9 %17 %4 %0 %0 %--0 %--- 
1875 S $20 MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base------------12--------3
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Total------------12--------3
 ------------33 %67 %-------- 

Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
6/22/2008 PCGS AU 55   Teletrade Auction 2546, 2546/Lot# 2885 $1,008.00
2/1/2009 NGC AU 53   Goldberg February 1-4, 2009 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 51/Lot# 1614 $1,207.50
5/30/2010 NGC AU 58   Bonhams Coins, Medals, and Banknotes, 18301/Lot# 2296 $1,638.00
8/26/2012 PCGS MS 61   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 08/26/2012, 37/Lot# 58451 $2,447.50
8/25/2013 PCGS MS 92   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 766, 775/Lot# 5291 $1,450.00
7/11/2014 NGC VF 35   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3490, 6041/Lot# 20717 $1,439.38
9/7/2016 PCGS MS 60   Heritage Auctions 2016 September 7 - 11 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(6), 1239/Lot# 8793 $1,351.25
12/18/2016 NGC AU 53   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131652/Lot# 28425 $1,410.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1875 $20 MS S
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1799223322502268230223192332236824012433255526993126386865459656119701537723393360325613588370
1944223922562279230823232344237924122474260328413373476075821042713106180492760642733668800
000000234423792412247426032841337347607582104271310618049276064273300
000000235623902422251426512984362156538619111991424120721318194943400
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Grade: MS 61
Points: 3126
Owner: davidmckay
 
Grade: MS 61
Points: 3126
Owner: JTO
 
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